Blog: kill

WEEK IN PICTURES 25-29 SEPT ’17

WEEK IN PICTURES #20 This post marks our 20th edition of the weekly week in pictures and I’m sure the wildlife at Pondoro was up for the task producing some breathtaking moments. Probably the most intense moment this week was when a dominant white rhino bull met a much smaller but equally dominant black rhino […]


WEEK IN PICTURES 18-22 SEPT ’17

WEEK IN PICTURES #19 It was another breathtaking week here at Pondoro, there were so much happening with all the predators especially the leopards. The big herbivores are at an abundance now in particular the elephants, there were some very large herds moving through. Let’s start of with the leopard cubs, these 2 cubs are […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 23-29 JULY ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 23-29 July ’17 Sunday 23 July 2017 5 Bull elephants feeding at Robbie’s dam 6 Hyenas moving east from makhoti road 3 Machaton males at Koos pan 2 White rhino 1 Black rhino bull 1 Lioness with 4 cubs at mangwa dam 1 Bull elephants at giraffe […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 14-20 MAY ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 14-20 May ’17 Sunday 14 May 2017 14 Elephants at xigamba road heading south 2 White rhino 1 Buffalo bull at xibejana dam drrinking 20 Elephants at Impala dam heading north Monday 15 May 2017 3 Male lions at makhubele road moving east 1 Black rhino cow […]


Lioness chasing hyenas from kill

Eric and his guests witnessed this recent sighting of a lioness chasing hyenas away from a buffalo kill. We are in the middle of one of the most severe droughts in recent memory. Although the condition of most of our herbivores are still good, they are definitely weaker. Our lions have changed their hunting behavior as […]